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Xyelydontes sculpturatus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Megalodontesidae

Taxonomy
Xyelydontes sculpturatus was named by Rasnitsyn (1983). Its type specimen is PIN 3559/653, an exoskeleton, and it is an impression. Its type locality is Bon Tsagaan (PIN collection 3559), which is in an Aptian lacustrine siliciclastic in the Dzun-Bain Formation of Mongolia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Xyelydontes sculpturatus Rasnitsyn p. 67 figs. 3b; Pl IX fig 5
2015Xyelodontes sculpturatus Wang et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
superfamilyPamphilioideaCameron 1890
familyMegalodontesidaeKonow 1897
subfamilyArchoxyelydinae
genusXyelydontes
speciessculpturatus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available